Lucy Bourton

Lucy joined It’s Nice That as an editorial assistant in July 2016 and became a staff writer in October 2016. She graduated from Chelsea College of art with a degree in Graphic Design Communication and has previously worked at Rough Trade. Lucy is particularly interested in graphic design, typography and illustration. Contact her if you have a suggestion for the It’s Nice That Friday Mixtape.

  1. Hay_catalogs_all Graphic Design Clara von Zweigbergk talks us through her art direction for Danish brand Hay
  2. Record_store_day_john_mlesworth_its_nice_that_02_list Illustration John Molesworth illustrates the hustle and bustle of Record Store Day 2017
  3. 4ad_mixtape12 Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Legendary record label, 4AD
  4. Sharp_type_list Graphic Design Sharp Type releases new charitable font Respira for Earth Day
  5. Jungles_in_paris_lucky_me_list Film Exclusive: Jungles in Paris collaborate with record label LuckyMe on short film St Remy
  6. Louis_quail_its_nice_that_list Photography The daily grind: Louis Quail’s photographs of fascinatingly mundane offices
  7. Peter_blake_list Miscellaneous Peter Blake’s biggest artwork to date available to win in competition
  8. Sj_p Graphic Design Daniél Niederkofler’s talks through his dancing designs for Italian club night Soul Juice
  9. Wang_sodestrom_list_int Miscellaneous Wang & Söderström create a tangible but hyperreal version of reality 
  10. Angela_dalinger_list Illustration Angela Dalinger’s paintings add an acrylic sheen to daily life
  11. Lonneke_list Photography Photographer Lonneke van der Palen's mathematical but magical approach to still life
  12. Daniel_lima_int_list Illustration Architect’s draftsman turned illustrator: Daniel Lima’s colourful version of reality
  13. Y_r_wine_bottle_list Advertising Y&R Russia designs wine bottle displaying the repercussions of irresponsible drinking
  14. Mamma_andersson_list Publication Mamma Andersson’s new book of “dreamlike and expressive” compositions
  15. List Illustration Dive into illustrator Conxita Herrero's vividly brilliant world
  16. Kelsey_wrotten_int_list Illustration Kelsey Wroten’s tangible illustrations bursting with energy 
  17. Peter_coffin_int_list Publication Imaginary Concerts curates whimsical and humorous gig line-ups from 75 artists
  18. Wellcome_collection_list_int Exhibition Upcoming Wellcome Collection exhibition asks: Can Graphic Design Save Your Life?
  19. Fm_12 Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Illustrator Camille Potte’s interprets Neutral Milk Hotel
  20. Actual_source_int_list Miscellaneous Actual Source: the multifaceted and multi-format publisher
  21. Cordova_canillas_fuet_list Publication Fuet’s fourth issue shows Córdova Canillas’ cleverly candid design
  22. Max_int_list Photography Can’t stop, won’t stop: New work from Max Siedentopf
  23. Claire_milbrath_int_list Art The wonky but lovely perspective of Editorial Mag editor Claire Milbrath’s paintings
  24. Jonathanniclauslist Illustration Jonathan Niclaus illustrates the light shining through Antti Lovag’s architecture
  25. Grillitypelistint Graphic Design The epitome of Swiss style: Grilli Type refreshes GT Walsheim
  26. Tateexchangelist Exhibition The Freelands Foundation occupies the Tate Exchange asking, “What is an Art Teacher?”
  27. Scandebergslist Photography Cinematic portraiture and landscapes from creative duo, Scandebergs
  28. Nadiahernandezintlist Art Nadia Hernandez’s collage works display Venezuelan folklore and a charming tactility
  29. Jacquemus Exhibition Jacquemus announces Marseille J'Taime, an exhibition, public fashion show and book
  30. Thingslist Things Springing into action it's March's Things!
  31. Masonlondon Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Boiler Room designer Mason London's super laid-back mix
  32. Ineslongeviallist Art Inès Longevial’s deliciously rich geometric paintings
  33. Richardellisintlist Illustration Illustrator Richard Ellis’ joyfully large-breasted and bare-bottomed characters
  34. Toddselbyexhibitionlist Exhibition Todd Selby's first solo museum show, The Selby’s House, to take place in Seoul
  35. Bengrandgenettlistint Graphic Design From admirer to employee: The New York Times Magazine designer Ben Grandgenett 
  36. Rufusnewelllistint Illustration Rufus Newell uses curves and scribbles to depict Greek gods and heroes
  37. Robbaileylistint Illustration Rob Bailey talks through creating over 40 posters for London Underground
  38. Raffirenielistint Graphic Design Swiss creative agency Raffinerie displays expertise in graphic and type design
  39. Intpodcastmoneylist It's Nice That Podcast The It’s Nice That Podcast: Discussing the form and function of money
  40. Simoneeleslistint Photography Simon Eeles’ photographic series is “a tender and wry postcard” from Australia
  41. Maximoparklist Film Maximo Park releases new video and exclusive behind the scenes imagery
  42. Fantalist Graphic Design Fanta reveals rebrand by Koto and "industry first" asymmetrical bottle redesign
  43. Tinariwen Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Grammy award-winning Tinariwen curates a genre-crossing mix
  44. Avauntlistint Photography Christoffer Rudquist captures the epic inner workings of Tokyo’s drains for Avaunt
  45. List_720 Publication A creative composite of illustration: ten years of Christoph Ruckhäberle’s Lubok
  46. Paulascheruniteditionsint Publication Unit Editions’ upcoming book on the unparalleled work of Paula Scher
  47. Carlindiazlistint Illustration Carlín Díaz expands his practice to psychedelic paintings and animations
  48. Anothermanss17int Publication Another Man reveals Sonic Universe covers by Elizabeth Peyton and Alasdair McLellan
  49. Atelierbrendaintlist Graphic Design Atelier Brenda: the alter ego of three female designers you need to get to know
  50. Archivio_garghetti_-_warhol_andy_-_ultima_cena_-_palazzo_delle_stelline_-_1987_-_021 Exhibition Andy Warhol’s final work revisits Milan 30 years since its debut
  51. Me_eulist Graphic Design Me & EU project will send creative postcards across Europe on trigger date of Article 50
  52. Macguffin-edenspiekermannintlist Publication MacGuffin announces collaboration with Erik Spiekermann's creative agency
  53. List-img00 Animation Antonio Vicentini’s School of Life animation displays the result of emailing a creative you admire
  54. 02-33 Graphic Design Benoit Canaud’s sophisticated, experimental and conceptual graphic design
  55. Mixtape_template_s-p-day Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Club Céilí spins surprise gems from Ireland for St. Patrick's day
  56. Rj_subway_2016_02 Graphic Design Studio Michael Satter’s sophisticatedly simple graphic design portfolio
  57. Profile Film Barbara Anastacio, the enviable director behind the lens of My Apartamento
  58. Isabellefeliuintlist Illustration Isabelle Feliu's illustrations show "the fun and easy-going side of fashion"
  59. Villalobos Publication Graphic design gems: Chicago gang business cards from the 1970s and 80s
  60. I-dswipecastawardslistint Publication i-D and Fucking Young! win magazine covers of the year at Swipecast awards
  61. Willsandersintlist Photography Take a break from the grey news with Will Sanders' new book, Full Colour
  62. Atozakka_charlottetrounce_z_small Illustration Charlotte Trounce champions everyday objects and design classics in new book, A to Zakka
  63. Hadrienlopezintlist Graphic Design Hadrien Lopez's graphic design spans the influence of art and architecture
  64. Andyrementerlist Illustration Good Morning: Andy Rementer’s got a brand new zine
  65. 10 Photography Alba Yruela's natural photography full of light and female forms (NSFW-ish)
  66. Unnamed Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: So Young magazine curates a playlist inspired by the south London scene
  67. Carolinetompkinsintlist Photography “A beautiful day for butts”: Caroline Tompkins on her new series for The Fader (NSFW)
  68. Marialist Illustration Maria Ramos’ illustrations will have you smiling ear to ear
  69. Hero2 International Women's Day “They trust us on the art desk”: Buzzfeed’s prolific in-house illustrator Rebecca Hendin
  70. Mixtape_iwd International Women's Day International Women's Day Mixtape: Deep Throat Choir
  71. Bot_party_(c)_phoenix_perry International Women's Day Games designer Phoenix Perry on coding in a male dominated industry
  72. Abphoto International Women's Day Gung-ho women: Visual Editions discuss sisterhood and motherhood in creativity
  73. Seblist Illustration Discover the tactile and tangible quality of Seb Ikso Agresti's illustrations
  74. Lamppost Graphic Design Graphic designer Jacob Grønbech Jensen’s portfolio of tasty accuracy
  75. Tsijissmilist Illustration Tsjisse Talsma's stylistically swift illustrations inspired by his travels
  76. Velvetyne_720 Graphic Design Velvetyne creates first open-source font between a type designer and band
  77. Studiofeixenlist Graphic Design Studio Feixen creates an interactive, digital poster of musical surprise
  78. Bob_and_roberta_smith__folkestone_is_an_art_school__2017 Art David Shrigley, Antony Gormley and Bob and Roberta Smith to take part in Folkestone Triennial
  79. Unnamed-1 Friday Mixtape Friday Mixtape: Illustrator Bendik Kaltenborn takes us back to the 80s
  80. Thirstlist Graphic Design Studio Thirst visualises taste for American brewery Commonwealth